Barbara Payton Overview:

Actress, Barbara Payton, was born Barbara Lee Redfield on Nov 16, 1927 in Cloquet, MN. Payton died at the age of 39 on May 8, 1967 in San Diego, CA .



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Day 16 of Noirvember: Remembering

By shadowsandsatin on Nov 16, 2016 From Shadows and Satin

Of all the tragic stories in Hollywood, ?s is one of the saddest. On the occasion of her birth, November 16, 1927, we remember her today. Click here?for information on Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye: The Story, a first-rate biography on the actress by film historian John O’... Read full article

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Barbara Payton Quotes:

Lena: An empty mind... and a new beginning!

Ralph Cotter: Why, I thought you were the law-abiding type.
Holiday Carleton: I guess I'm just whatever you make me.

Flo: You'd get your pockets picked in a graveyard!

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Barbara Payton Facts
She had a six month affair with Bob Hope in 1949 in which he paid for her to live in a luxurious apartment. The affair ended when she began making demands for more money.

Her autobiography, I Am Not Ashamed, was actually ghostwritten by someone else. According to her ghostwriter, Leo Guild, Barbara had one favor to ask. She didn't want to be paid in cash or check. She wanted payment in red wine because there were claims on her cash.

Eloped with and married her high school sweetheart, William Hodge. Her parents had the marriage annulled quickly.

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